Brenton M. Tunis

Areas of Practice:

Insurance Defense Litigation: Personal Injuries, Underinsured/Uninsured Motorist Claims, Premises Liability; Professional Liability; Shareholder/Owner Disputes; Property Tax Assessment Appeals; Probate & Trust Disputes; Family Law; Appeals

Office Location:
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Phone:
715.381.7113
Email:
btunis@lommen.com

Brent is admitted to practice in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa. Brent concentrates his practice on insurance defense, personal injury, corporate litigation, and appellate practice.

He earned his B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Iowa in 2012, with distinction, and a minor in political science, also with distinction. He was a managing editor of the Indiana Law Journal and received several honors at law school. Brent played trumpet in the University of Iowa’s premier Jazz ensemble, the Johnson County Landmark while studying at Iowa, and received a scholarship for the study of Trumpet Performance.

He’s been very involved in his communities including serving on the board of directors of the Rochester Symphony, serving as President of the Third District Bar Association, mentoring and being a big brother to the Boys and Girls Club and has been active in the Minnesota State Bar Association.

Brent has been recognized as a North Star Lawyer by the Minnesota State Bar Association for providing pro bono legal services to low-income individuals.

Brent and his dog, Izzy, have relocated from Rochester to Woodbury. Brent is an avid Iowa football fan and enjoys traveling to Iowa City for home games.

University of Iowa, B.B.A., with distinction, 2012

Indiana University Mauer School of Law, J.D., 2015

Minnesota, 2017

Wisconsin, 2019

Iowa, 2015

U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 2018

Minnesota State Bar Association

Iowa Bar Association

Iowa Defense Counsel Association

State Bar Association of North Dakota

International Academy of Collaborative Professionals

North Dakota Collaborative Divorce

Volunteer Lawyers Network

Pro Bono Lawyer, ProJustice MN 2018 to present

Pro Bono Lawyer, Volunteer Lawyers Project, 2015 to 2017